Definition of fry :
1. A swarm or crowd, especially of little fishes; young or small things in general.
2. The young of any fish.
3. To be agitated; to be greatly moved.
4. To cook in a pan or on a griddle ( esp. with the use of fat, butter, or olive oil) by heating over a fire; to cook in boiling lard or fat; as, to fry fish; to fry doughnuts.
5. To simmer; to boil.
6. To undergo or cause a disturbing action accompanied with a sensation of heat.
7. To undergo the process of frying; to be subject to the action of heat in a frying pan, or on a griddle, or in a kettle of hot fat.
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heat (part of speech: verb)
- Then take out the back- bone, and put it to fry with Onions. - "The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened", Kenelm Digby.
- But, fry it all, it couldn't be going on! - "The Asses of Balaam", Gordon Randall Garrett.
- Then there is another class- those who have fish to fry, and to whom art seems a convenient frying- pan. - "Modern Painting", George Moore.